First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
"…[This book] is an invaluable resource for school counselors and provides a much needed alternative perspective about students and their problems. The authors present clear guidelines and rich case descriptions for implementing solution-focused, brief counseling as part of a developmental and comprehensive school counseling program." -- Pamela O. Paisley, University of Georgia
"Davis and Osborn take a dramatic leap into the school counselor's vision of the new millenium by bringing a new focus for working with students, teachers, and parents…In today's volatile school environment, teachers, school counselors, and administrators need a book that offers a new direction. Davis and Osborn provide the resource for change in our most important of institution-the school
." -- Linda Metcalf, Ph.D, Author of Counseling Toward Solutions
Prologue. Introduction to Brief and Solution-Focused School Counseling. Brief and Solution-Focused (Brief) Counseling in the School Setting. From Problems to Solutions: Changing the Mindset. Application to Individual Students and Groups. Working with Children of Challenge and their Parents. The Solution-Focused School. References. Index.